DIAMOND JIM BRADY
AS SEEN IN:
"The Gambler IV: Luck Of The Draw"
AS PLAYED BY:
James Buchanan Brady (August 12, 1856 – April 13, 1917), also known as Diamond Jim Brady, was an American businessman, financier, and philanthropist of the Gilded Age.
When I used to run a feature called Today's Tiddlywinkydink (a reworking of the "news items" reported by Connecticut's broadcasting legend Bob Steele), a blog post about Diamond Jim ran as one of the last of the daily Tiddlywinkydiinks.
If you'd like to learn more about the man, click here.
And this serves as yet another offering in our salute to 'The Rifleman' since both Lucas and Mark McCain showed up in this TV Western love-fest.......